Winnsboro Animal Shelter handling confirmed cases of parvovirus in puppies
Published: Sep. 21, 2022 at 6:14 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 21, 2022 at 9:55 PM CDT
Vaccines can prevent canine parvo infections; there’s a 91 percent mortality rate in untreated cases.
“Our other animals in the shelter at this time have been vaccinated. This is the first case we’ve had to deal with,” says Amanda. “If you have puppies, it’s so important to get them vaccinated."
The city recently made some changes at the intersection of Page Road, the loop and Delia Drive that has made traffic flow more safely, but residents I spoke with think a better design is needed. The city’s plan for Loop 281 improvements is in the early stages and it will be some time before anything is set in stone.
“They said ‘well, it’s not the city, it’s you,’ said, ‘from your house to the road is your problem,’” she says.
Mary’s cleaned up many times, losing her carpet out of the home, and believes she’ll lose much of her furniture from exposure to the sewage.
The Pumpkin Patch Express is just one of the fun activities at the Lanes Chapel Pumpkin Patch this year. This is their eighth year and Stephen O’Neal, minister to students, said the proceeds go to different ministries around Tyler.